Sanctioned: The Arrest of a Telecom Giant

CBC Radio

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The arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver in December 2018 placed Canada in the middle of a global trade war. Stephen Quinn narrates a story of international intrigue set against a dramatic battle to dominate the economies of the futur...Show More
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31:32 | Apr 25th, 2019

Meng Wanzhou lands in Vancouver on what was supposed to be a routine transit stop. Instead, she finds herself under arrest, accused of violating economic sanctions in Iran and facing the possibility o...Show More

mm recommended:

Started listening to this about the Huawei Meng case. They definitely amped up the drama. Terrific use of the podcast form.

37:33 | May 6th, 2019

Now living under a form of house arrest, Meng Wanzhou plans her legal strategy as tensions simmer between the U.S., China and Canada.. Prosecutors unseal an indictment against Meng and Huawei and a Ca...Show More

mm recommended:

I wish there were more episodes!!! Kind of interesting that CBC released this before the saga ended actually.

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31:31 | Apr 29th, 2019

As Meng Wanzhou's lawyers craft a plan for her release, China shows its displeasure with the arrest of an icon by arresting two Canadians accused of spying. President Donald Trump weighs in on the sit...Show More

mm recommended:

A real estate agent, a yoga teacher + a defence lawyer = Very Vancouver. Also feat. Will Tao!

36:01 | Jan 13th

Meng Wanzhou goes to court to force the Canadian government to produce the documents her lawyers claim she'll need to prove she's the victim of a conspiracy. An old friend turns up in court with words...Show More

matresstester recommended:

Back after a hiatus, but I'd love to here about the two Michael's while all this is going on.

32:38 | Sep 23rd, 2019

Grainy video emerges of Meng Wanzhou's first fateful hours in Vancouver as the legal battle over her possible extradition narrows down to the Huawei executive's treatment at the hands of authorities. ...Show More

matresstester recommended:

Great return after hiatus , now that the Huawei CFO returns to the court.

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